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delayeringnoun [U]

uk   /diːˈleɪ.ər.ɪŋ/  us   /-ɚ-/
the ​process in which a ​company or ​organizationreduces the ​number of ​itsmanagers
(Definition of delayering from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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delayeringnoun [U]

uk   us   /diːˈleɪərɪŋ/ MANAGEMENT
HR the ​process of ​reducing the ​number of different ​levels of ​staff in a ​company or ​organization: Middle and ​seniormanagers have been the ​maincasualties of ​downsizing and delayering.
(Definition of delayering from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “delayering”
in Chinese (Simplified) (公司或组织的)管理层瘦身…
in Chinese (Traditional) (公司或組織的)管理層瘦身…
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